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ikinari
adverb, no adjective

Alternate Written Forms:

[()·きなり()]
ikinari
[()··()·]
ikinari

English Meaning(s) for いきなり

adverb, no adjective
  1. abruptly; suddenly; all of a sudden; without warning

Definition and Synonyms for いきなり

Abruptly quickly and without warning
Synonyms: つと, さっと, つっと, ばっと, ぱっと, ふいと, ふっと, いきなり, 不意に, 俄に, 俄然, 出し抜けに, 忽然, , 急に, 急激, 直と, 矢庭に, 突如, 突然, 頓に
Suddenly happening unexpectedly
Synonyms: つと, はたと, ぱっと, ふいと, ふっと, いきなり, 不意に, 俄に, 俄然, 出し抜けに, 忽然, , 急に, 急激, 直と, 矢庭に, 突如, 突然, 豁然, 頓に
All Of A Sudden without warning
Synonyms: いきなり, 直と, 矢庭に, 突如, 突然, 頓に
On The Spur Of The Moment on impulse
Synonyms: ふいと, いきなり, ひょいと, 不意に, 俄に, 俄然, 出し抜けに, 忽然, , 急に, 直と, 矢庭に, 突如, 突然, 頓に
On The Spur Of The Moment without premeditation
Synonyms: ふいと, いきなり, ひょいと, 不意に, 俄に, 俄然, 出し抜けに, 忽然, , 急に, 直と, 矢庭に, 突如, 突然, 頓に

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Sample Sentences for いきなり

My ex-boyfriend's ex just called me out of the blue.
Ms Sato is no lightweight. I just saw her chug three bottles of beer.
"What? Are you doubting us?" "B-but, that is, suddenly 'spirit world', 'magical beings' - it's strange to ask me to believe."
I thought it would be boorish to challenge his identity without warning.
The section chief said out of the blue: "Women and meat, I like them a little rotten".

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